What Car? news round-up

  • Los Angeles motor show special
  • Credit crunch latest
  • All the week's best motoring news
We kick-off our Los Angeles motor show coverage with a video exclusive test drive in the all-new electric Mini E. What Car? TV: electric Mini E driven

All the best cars in LA are available in your living room by watching our video reports. LA motor show on video

The full report on all the major launches brings you all the highlights of the show. Los Angeles motor show special

We've also got news of all the important launches:
Honda Insight's fuel economy wizard
New Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder
Official pictures: Mazda 3 saloon
First drive: electric Mini E
Full details: Nissan 370Z
Nissan cube to be sold in UK
New Porsche Boxster and Cayman revealed

Special features
About to buy a sat-nav? Make sure you read our supertest first. What Car? test: Sat-navs

We've tested the best portable DVD players available. What Car? test: portable DVDs

Which cars should 'I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!' contestants buy? I'm A Celebrity… Get Me A Car!

Taking your car on holiday? Make sure you watch this first. What Car? TV: How to drive abroad

Read the latest instalment on our Jaguar XF. Our cars: Jaguar XF fuel economy

Car crisis special
Looking to save money with a used car bargain? Check out whatcar.com's new used cars for sale section. Used cars for sale on Whatcar.com

The UK's car makers are calling for financial aid from the Government. UK car makers want Government help

Cash-strapped GM has been busy raising funds. GM sells Suzuki stake to raise £156 million

Car sales are falling faster in mainland Europe than the UK Credit crunch hits Euro car buyers

New car news
The first diesel-powered Honda with an automatic gearbox is on sale in the Accord. Honda diesel gets auto box

New engine technology and a start-stop system have improved the Toyota Auris' economy. Greenest Toyota Auris goes on sale

A new Smart Fortwo is more fuel efficient than ever. Smart adds start-stop technology

If you're after a bargain, then you can lease a car for less than the price of a Big Mac meal every day. A Big Mac meal… or a nearly-new car

Other news
Speeders could lose their licence if they are caught twice under new Government proposals. Excessive' speeders to get six points

Some good news for motorists! Fuel prices: falling faster than ever

The Government has revealed the extent of illegal drivers on the roads. 73,000 disqualified drivers on the road

£1.5 billion will be withheld if Manchester votes against introducing a Congestion Charge. Government's Manchester threat

Find out why David Beckham's old Golf isn't selling. For sale: David Beckham's old Golf

Kids revealed who they'd rather be driven around by. Mums are better drivers than dads

Would you swear at a mum taking a child to school? Half of mums abused on school run

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